How would you like to travel to exotic places whenever you like, enjoy great food from traditional cultures steeped in history, and share your opinions about your experiences with the world? Sounds like fun, doesn’t it? Even better, how would you like to get paid for the privilege?
This is a deal that sounds too good to be true, but it’s not as far-fetched as it seems. You see, if you started a travel blog online and built yourself a following, that is exactly what you could find yourself doing a few months down the road. The travel industry is a stable one where a reasonable percentage of people around the world continue to go places for business and pleasure regardless of world economies and market conditions. Here are a few facts about the travel business to elaborate on the vast scope of this market: --Americans alone spent over $120 billion on U.S. travel and tourism in 2009, and total U.S. industry sales for the same year was $1.24 trillion dollars, which is 2.8% of our entire Gross Domestic Product --55 million people visited the U.S. that same year; by 2015, that number is expected to rise to just under 83 million people --Although outbound travel from the U.S. declined again in 2009, over 61 million people still traveled to other countries that year --90 million Americans used the Internet for travel planning last year, 76 percent made travel plans online These are just numbers for U.S. travel. Think about the totals for other popular countries for travel like Canada, Mexico, France, and Italy, and you begin to understand just how much opportunity exists for travel-related information on the Internet. That’s why, as a business model, starting a travel blog has major benefits: Millions of people want to learn about travel destinations, local cultures, how to get the best deals, etc. Currently, over 100 keywords that include the word “travel” are searched over 100,000 times in Google each month. Travel is an activity that improves both quality and quantity of life. Our society spends tons of cash travelling at home and abroad, for business and pleasure, and is ever searching for the best, most reliable information and products they can find – all indicating that you can MAKE money on this topic. And, blogging on specific topics is one of the easiest ways to make money online. This is a great way for stay at home moms, homeschooling moms, college kids, and seniors can make money. This business definitely has potential. With this guide, the accompanying audio and bonuses provided in our resources area, you'll have the tools you’ll need to begin your travel blog right away.